Archive | Confidence in Christ

Equipped to Handle Life

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work,” (2 Timothy 3:16-17, NIV). When I worked in a medical office several years ago, we had what we called tray setups. On the trays were all […]

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God Confidence

Jesus said, “Apart from me you can do nothing” ( Paul said that he “put no confidence in the flesh” (Philippians 3:3). In other words, he didn’t think that he was good enough because of any particular talent or ability that he had on his own. But his confidence came from his understanding of who […]

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Set Free

“You will know the truth, and the truth will set you free,” (John 8:32 NIV).  For fifteen years, Leeanne was emotionally and verbally abused by her mother. Every day she heard that she was a stupid worthless failure. Her mother told her that she was “ugly” and “fat” and “not good enough.” “No man will […]

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“I’m not _______________ enough.”

“Don’t you know that you yourselves are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit lives in you?” (1 Corinthians 3:16).  . [tweetherder][/tweetherder]You are enough and have been equipped by God and empowered by the Holy Spirit to do everything that God has called you to do. It seems the message of “I’m not good enough to […]

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Taking Every Thought Captive Part 5

“We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ,” (2 Corinthians 10:5 NIV). In my last 4 posts, I’ve looked at steps to taking every thought captive to the obedience of Christ. I’m proud of you for […]

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